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Brain-Based Learning: Bringing the Science of Learning Into Classrooms

Years of research prompt a group of scientists to ask whether we should rethink the way we do school.

This is where teachers are most (and least) respected

A new study by the Varkey Foundation, a not-for-profit organization that aims to improve education for underprivileged children, gauges how respected teachers are in 35 economies around the world.

Using assessment data to help students thrive: Classroom perspectives from Mongolia

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 20 Dec 2018 | by: Khandjav Terbish, Munkhbayar Baljinnyam, and Esther Care | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go...

The Brain-Changing Power of Conversation

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 14 Feb 2018 | by: Bari Walsh | Story Source: Harvard Usable Knowledge ~ Go to Original Article   Interplay between parents...

What can teachers do to make return migration easier for children?

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 21 Dec 2018 | by: Joanna Grzymała-Moszczyńska, Joanna Durlik, Paulina Szydłowska, Halina Grzymała-Moszczyńska, Jagiellonian University | Story Source: World...

For the sake of kids, embrace math

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 14 Nov 2018 | by: Andy Hargreaves & Pasi Sahlberg | Story Source: The Conversation ~ Go to Original Article Mathematics is...

Learning music early can make your child a better reader

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 8 Nov 2018 | by: Anita Collins & Misty Adoniou | Story Source: The Conversation ~ Go to Original Article Neuroscience has...

Helping Students Develop Executive Function Skills

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Gina DiTullio | Story Source: EduTopia ~ Go to Original Article Simple classroom strategies can assist students...

If education is the key to Singapore’s success, why do few parents want their...

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Anna Maria Romero | Story Source: The Independent (Singapore) ~ Go to Original Article Singapore attributes...

Pakistan: Speakers discuss the need for new pedagogies to enhance education

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 12 Nov 2018 | by: Sidra Maniar | Story Source: The Express Tribune (Pakistan) ~ Go to Original Article The last...

Turning the page: how India’s state schools are being revitalised

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: Amrit Dhillon | Story Source: The Guardian (Global Education) ~ Go to Original Article For years,...

Pathways for gender equality through early childhood teacher policy in China

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Jin Chi | Story Source: Brookings ~ Go to Original Article The international development community has...

Why Growth Mindset Still Has Some Growing to Do

Photo: (URL From Source) Date: 12 Nov 2018 | by: Rupa Chandra Gupta | Story Source: EdSurge ~ Go to Original Article Over the summer, academics debated the...

Philippines: Teacher education must be learner-centered: DepEd

Photo: ©UNESCO / S.Chaiyasook Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Teresa Montemayor | Story Source: Philippines News Agency ~ Go to Original Article The Department of Education...

Autism early education breakthrough: Toddlers thrive in mainstream schools

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 11 Nov 2018 | by: La Trobe University | Story Source: La Trobe University ~ Go to Original Article In...

What do teachers really mean to us? The first comprehensive attempt to compare the...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 9 Nov 2018 | by: Varkey Foundation  | Story Source: Varkey Foundation ~ Go to Original Article What do teachers...

Making Sense of Universal Design for Learning

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 7 Nov 2018 | by: Alberta Education | Story Source: Alberta Education (Youtube) ~ Go to Original Source Watch Alberta Education’s...

10 Innovative Cases of Schools Working for Sustainability

HundrED's Sustainability Spotlight celebrates impactful and scalable innovations in sustainability education. Discover the 10 innovations that are pushing the boundaries of sustainability education...

There’s a reason your child wants to read the same book over and over...

We often hear about the benefits of reading storybooks at bedtime for promoting vocabulary, early literacy skills, and a good relationship with your child...

This school in Pakistan uses solar power to run night classes

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 31 Jul 2018 | by: Ananya Bhattacharya | Story Source: World Economic Forum ~ Go to Original Article   Nearly 23 million...

Music lessons for disadvantaged Hong Kong children bring hope and possibility of finding passion

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 3 Nov 2018 | by: Simone McCarthy | Story Source: South China Morning Post ~ Go to Original Article Not-for-profit...

Novel news: world’s biggest bookworms revealed in study

Researchers reveal having more books at home when growing up, even if you don’t necessarily read more, improves educational outcomes...

How do you scale spirit? Teaching at the Right Level in India

For those of us interested in the question of scale, Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL)—a pedagogical approach to remedial education developed by the non-governmental Indian organization Pratham...

Leading Whole-School Improvement

How high expectations, constructive feedback, and valuable professional learning experiences combine into schoolwide success...

Cambodia invests in the early years to build a strong foundation for learning

Last June, the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport (MoEYS) in Cambodia launched its 3rd education program financed by a US$20.6 million grant from...

Learning for all, the Finnish way, how keeping special needs children in regular schools...

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 28 Oct 2018 | by: Amelia Teng | Story Source: Straits Times ~ Go to Original Article Keeping special needs...

Celebrating sign language: How can we tackle the barriers?

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 25 Oct 2018 | by: Joanna Clark, Deaf Child Worldwide | Story Source: Global Partnership for Education ~ Go...

What Teachers Can Do To Be More Inclusive Of LGBTQ Students

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: Jenny Brundin | Story Source: KQED Mindshift ~ Go to Original Article Back in September,...

India: Gunman in Kashmir Left me Paralysed. Now I Teach Its Disabled Children

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: UMAR LATEEF MISGAR | Story Source: South China Morning Post ~ Go to Original Article There...

Japan steps up efforts to detect bullying in schools as cases reach record high

Photo: (From Author Site URL) Date: 26 Oct 2018 | by: YOMIURI SHIMBUN/ASIA NEWS NETWORK | Story Source: Straits Times ~ Go to Original Article The number...